Geoff Mulgan

Geoff Mulgan


Geoff Mulgan CBE is Professor of Collective Intelligence, Public Policy and Social Innovation at University College London (UCL). He was Chief Executive of Nesta, the UK’s innovation foundation 2011-2019.

From 1997 to 2004 Geoff had roles in the UK government including director of the Government’s Strategy Unit and head of policy in the Prime Minister’s office.  2004-2011 he was the first CEO of The Young Foundation. He was the first director of the think-tank Demos; and a reporter on BBC TV and radio. He has a PhD in telecommunications and has been a visiting professor at London School of Economics (LSE) and Melbourne University, and a senior visiting scholar at Harvard University.  He has advised many governments around the world and is a World Economic Forum Schwab Fellow from 2019-22.

Geoff is also an author of multiple books and has given TED talks on the future economy, happiness and education.

Tuesday 29 Sep

Wednesday 30 Sep

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